British & Irish Lions: Warren Gatland wants to silence New Zealand critics

Thursday's press conference was the first time we saw Gatland bristle at a question. "Everyone is saying this is the tour from hell and a suicidal fixture schedule but I don't agree", he said. "Once every 12 years means, really, that you'll play ... More..

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Paris deal decision expands Trump-Silicon Valley divide
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Paris deal decision expands Trump-Silicon Valley divide

Former Obama aide David Axelrod said "in backing off of climate pact", Trump "is locking arms with Syria and Nicaragua and matching confidently into the past". Trump argued his action was in the interest o...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate pact

During the presidential campaign, Trump promised to promote coal and other fossil fuels over renewable energy, while questioning the seriousness-and reality-of climate change, although he often expressed contra...More..

Trump 'to announce Paris deal pullout'
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump 'to announce Paris deal pullout'

He said American withdrawal "represents a reassertion of American sovereignty". He said he would seek to renegotiate the agreement - signed by more than 190 countries - in terms that would better benefit U...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Deja vu: Illinois' legislative session to end without a state budget

Dozens of demonstrators refused to leave the state Capitol until they were forced to, reports said. If Illinois does pass this legislation into law, it will join a small handful of American states to hav...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Irish manufacturing growth rises to 22-month high, PMI shows

ASIA'S DAY: The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.5 percent to 3,102.62 while Tokyo's Nikkei 225 advanced 1.1 percent to 19,860.03. Recommendation: Stay short for 1.04 levels. But they also face poten...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Weather Channel website trolls Trump for exiting Paris Agreement

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy and Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe also expressed interest in joining the new pact. "We governors are going to step into this cockpit and fly the plane", Inslee told reporters. Sp...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Paypoint plc (PAY) Earns "Underweight" Rating from Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC lifted their target price on Standard Chartered PLC from GBX 575 ($7.39) to GBX 620 ($7.96) and gave the stock an underweight rating in a research report on Friday, May 26th. First Foundation Advis...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Associate: Fired FBI head OK'd to testify before Senate

The House panel was set to interview 10 witnesses this month, but has put them on hold after the committee's top Democrat, Rep. Adam Schiff , D-Calif., objected, according to Politico , which cited two unname...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Medical Properties Trust, Inc.'s (MPW), CME Group Inc.'s (CME)

The company's stock had a trading volume of 627,106 shares. About 23,797 shares traded. $120,941 worth of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE: OFC ) was sold by Thor Greg J . Among 9 analysts covering Are...More..

Markets Right Now: Stocks give up an early gain, turn lower
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Markets Right Now: Stocks give up an early gain, turn lower

Bank of America ( BAC .N) Chief Executive Brian Moynihan said second-quarter earnings would be hurt by a drop in trading revenue, lower-than-expected interest rates and the sale or shuttering of certain asse...More..

Trump expected to announce withdrawal from Paris climate accord
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump expected to announce withdrawal from Paris climate accord

After sitting down with two dozen climate scientists and analyzing a computer model of the potential scenario, The Associated Press found that a lack of USA participation in the Paris Agreement would make i...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Oil futures climb 1 percent after US stockpile draw

Growth in domestic output has raised concerns that the pact between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and some major non-cartel heavyweights to extend existing production cuts through Ma...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

China Downgraded by Moody's As Debt Increases

Estimates of China's total non-government debt have risen from the equivalent of 170 percent of annual economic output in 2007 to 260 percent past year. Moody's rating places China on par with countries such a...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

'Historic mistake' by Trump - but climate action will go on, experts say

Musk has remained on the council despite public criticism over his willingness to work with Trump, who had offered little in the way of promises that he would take their advice. Musk on Wednesday said he had us...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

France's Macron tells Trump Paris accords not renegotiable

The withdrawal of the world's second-largest emitter of greenhouse gases could also weaken the accord, as other nations rethink their commitments-particularly the developing countries that contributed little to...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Ford set to replace Mark Fields in drive to boost its fortunes

He replaces Mark Fields , who was dismissed abruptly from the top job, as the company responded to investors' growing unease about its slumping stock price and business prospects. Mark Fields was at the helm ...More..

Oil prices drop as market remains bloated despite OPEC efforts
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Oil prices drop as market remains bloated despite OPEC efforts

The market is about priced for an extension of supply cuts next week, although there is possibility of some uncertainty about whether it would be for six or nine months, stated Danske Bank. Shipping data in Tho...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Australia sticking by Paris climate deal

But with this decision, the US President has seemingly ignored the appeal of major countries and personalities, including the Pope , who wished the United States to be part of the Accord. "I was elected to rep...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Manufacturing PMI falls to 3-month low in May

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's manufacturing activity unexpectedly contracted in May for the first time in 11 months and companies shed more jobs as demand weakened and shrinking factory prices dented profits...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Oil slips further on disappointing OPEC meeting outcome

Dated Brent (ICE) for July dropped sharply 4.63 percent to Dollars 51.46/barrel. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index slipped 0.3 percent to 19,749.59 but South Korea's Kospi climbed 0.6 percent to 2,357.06. ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump supporters, opponents react to Paris climate agreement pullout

Dannel Malloy. The U.S. had agreed under former President Barack Obama to reduce emissions to 26 percent to 28 percent of 2005 levels by 2025 - about 1.6 billion tons. Trump's decision came less than a week...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Citigroup Downgrades Rating On PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (PTXP)

It has outperformed by 27.75% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink . $351,350 worth of Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. The firm earned "Mar...More..

Google: 'Beautiful,' 'pneumonia' among America's most misspelled words
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Google: 'Beautiful,' 'pneumonia' among America's most misspelled words

Still, most of us just struggle with the basics. Google Trends released a report of the most misspelled words in each state based on search results for the phrase "how to spell". The most common query...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Obama pans Trump withdrawal from climate deal

I can't imagine a worse agreement than this thing for the American worker. These include the non-CA/NY mayors of Boston, Houston, Chicago, Seattle, Atlanta, and many other large cities. If we can, that's great....More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Empire State Realty Trust (NYSE:ESRT) Covered By Yet Another Research Firm

The company has market cap of $3.12 billion. About 1,690 shares traded. Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE:BDN) has risen 17.77% since June 1, 2016 and is uptrending. Therefore 36% are positive. Kite Realty Group Tr...More..

United States meal kit service Blue Apron files for IPO
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

United States meal kit service Blue Apron files for IPO

The filing comes as many startups in the broader food delivery business are struggling to stay afloat . In its S-1 filing, the company says it delivered more than 159 million meals to homes in 48 states-...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Reiterates Neutral Rating for AstraZeneca plc (AZN)

Among 6 analysts covering Marks and Spencer ( OTCMKTS:MAKSY ), 3 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 1 Hold. The stock of Telenav Inc (NASDAQ:TNAV) earned "Outperform" rating by FBR Capital on Monday, October 17. Level...More..

Team NZ show class on day two
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Team NZ show class on day two

Their only lapse so far has come against cupholders Oracle Team USA, who suffered their first loss to Sweden today. However, from leg five, the unpredictable nature of the conditions played a major role in th...More..

Some Democratic governors form group to uphold Paris pact
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Some Democratic governors form group to uphold Paris pact

Mr Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama , released a statement , slamming the withdrawal. Under former President Barack Obama , the USA had agreed under the accord to reduce polluting emissions by more than a...More..